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Breakfast

  • a glazed old fashioned buttermilk doughnut on a cooling rack

    Doughnut Bundt Cakes

    Doughnut Bundt Cakes are a specialty of the house here at the Great Island kitchen, I’ve got one of these irresistible breakfast cakes to fit every doughnut fantasy……

  • Sour Cherry Almond Bars

    Sour Cherry Almond Bars ~ these brown sugar and oatmeal cherry almond bars are officially my new favorite sweet snack.  The cherries are nice and tart, the almond scented crumble dough…

  • Paleo Fruit and Nut Bread

    My quick and easy paleo fruit and nut bread recipe is grain free and dairy free, with no added sugar.  This delicious quick bread is loaded with dried fruits, nuts, and…

  • honey Meyer lemon curd in a jar with spoon and lemons

    Honey Meyer Lemon Curd

    Honey Meyer Lemon Curd is like a burst of mid winter sunshine! This easy recipe is made with vibrant Meyer lemons and wildflower honey for a mellow flavor and cheering color. …

  • A glass of lemon water with sliced lemons

    Why I Start Every Day With Lemon Water

    Why I Start Every Day With Lemon Water ~ I’ve been doing this for a couple of years now and love it, but there’s a lot of misinformation swirling around out…

  • tangerine scones on a table with fresh tangerines

    Make-Ahead Recipes for Christmas Morning Preppers!

    Make-Ahead Christmas Morning Recipes ~ because Christmas calls for something special on the breakfast table, but nobody wants to be stuck in the kitchen when there’s presents to be opened and…

  • cardamom buns on a baking tray with cup of coffee

    Swedish Cardamom Buns (kardemummabullar)

    Swedish Cardamom Buns are soft, plush sweet rolls with a fragrant cardamom sugar filling. This easy knotted pastry is beyond delicious and so easy to make, I’ll hold your hand through…

  • Eggs Benedict Quiche with Hollandaise Sauce

    Eggs Benedict Quiche with Hollandaise Sauce ~ this brilliant hack lets you enjoy your favorite luxury breakfast in easy sliceable form ~  complete with little chunks of Canadian bacon and a…

  • cranberry muffins in a muffin pan

    Fresh Cranberry Muffins

    Fresh Cranberry Muffins are loaded with tangy pops of cranberry ~ they’re a delicious way to celebrate the unique color and flavor of my favorite winter fruit. This easy one bowl…

  • cranberry smoothie with straw

    Cranberry Cleanse Smoothie

    My simple Cranberry Cleanse Smoothie will wake you up, and slap you back into shape after all manner of foodie indiscretions…did I mention it also happens to be insanely delicious?…

  • moist gingerbread loaf cake with cream cheese frosting on a plate with fork

    Gingerbread Loaf Cake with Cream Cheese Frosting

    Gingerbread Loaf Cake with Cream Cheese Frosting is an easy little baking project to get you in the holiday spirit ~ it’ll make your winter mornings (and afternoons and evenings!) a…

  • pumpkin crunch sheet pan pancakes

    Pumpkin Crunch Sheet Pan Pancakes

    Pumpkin crunch sheet pan pancakes are an ingenious solution to the age old problem: how to serve pancakes to more than one person at a time? These fluffy pumpkin pancakes topped with crunchy pecans…

  • slices of pumpkin doughnut cake

    Pumpkin Doughnut Cake

    My Pumpkin Doughnut Cake is a golden, lightly spiced pumpkin cake with a crisp sugar doughnut crust that makes it the ULTIMATE fall coffee cake, snack cake, or dessert ~ you…

  • apple scones on a cooling rack

    Easy Apple Pie Scones

    Apple Pie Scones make a chilly morning feel just a little bit warmer, a little bit happier, and a whole lot more delicious. I think we should all sub out our…

  • a stack of maple oat nut banana bread slices on a blue plate

    Maple Oat Nut Banana Bread

    Maple Oat Nut Banana Bread is an easy banana loaf cake with a warm maple icing ~ perfect for breakfast, coffee break, or after school snacking. This recipe will zhush up…

  • cranberry breakfast cake with fork

    10 Breakfast Cake Recipes

    I guarantee you’ll find a new favorite in this list of comforting breakfast cake recipes, so you can ring in the new season properly, with a fork and a cup of…

  • Apple, Cheddar and Sage Biscuits

    Apple, Cheddar and Sage Biscuits are a magical combination of fall-forward flavors ~ these cheesy biscuits are equally at home on a breakfast plate, next to a warm bowl of chowder,…

  • blackberry sweet roll with glaze, on a plate

    Blackberry Sweet Rolls

    Melt in your mouth Blackberry Sweet Rolls ~ these no yeast breakfast buns need no rising time, and are made with a super delicious blackberry filling using whole berries! They couldn’t…

  • Gluten Free Zucchini Cake with Cream Cheese Frosting

    My gluten free zucchini cake is a moist, grain-free cake lightly spiced and generously topped with my best cream cheese frosting. It’s the perfect cake to ease you into fall baking-mode.…

  • a basket of blueberry zucchini muffins

    Blueberry Zucchini Muffins

    Blueberry Zucchini Muffins are plump moist muffins loaded with zucchini and juicy blueberries, topped with a fresh lemony glaze that makes them the perfect late summer/early fall snack.…

  • Lemon Poppy Seed Zucchini Bread

    Lemon Poppy Seed Zucchini Bread ~ everybody’s favorite quick bread gets an upgrade with crunchy poppy seeds and fresh lemon. It’s the perfect light and breezy summertime bake!…

  • Taking a slice of raspberry coffee cake

    Raspberry Coffee Cake

    Looking for an easy way to bake up some fabulous summer berries?  It’s raspberry coffee cake with streusel topping for the win!…

  • black raspberry muffin with butter

    Perfect Black Raspberry Muffins

    Perfect Black Raspberry Muffins ~ the flavor of black raspberries (black caps) is transcendent. If you’re lucky enough to be in possession of a handful, make a batch of these moist…

  • a stack of cinnamon bread slices

    Amish Cinnamon Bread

    This Amish Cinnamon Bread is an easy quick bread version of Amish friendship bread with no yeast or sourdough starter required.  It’s a warm and fuzzy loaf cake that exudes comfort,…

  • Cheddar Cornmeal Biscuits

    Cheddar Cornmeal Biscuits ~ these simple cheesy biscuits have great texture and flavor thanks to cornmeal and sharp cheddar folded right in. Plus they make the best homemade breakfast sandwiches EVER!!…

  • Sheet Pan Pancakes Recipe

    My Sheet Pan Pancakes recipe is an ingenious (and delicious) way to batch cook breakfast ~ with these fluffy baked pancakes the whole family can finally sit down to a warm…

  • Whipped Coffee in a small glass of milk

    How To Make Whipped Coffee (Korean Dalgona)

    How To Make Whipped Coffee (Korean Dalgona) ~ because I know a lot of you are bored out of your skulls these days and long for a little adventure, am I right?…

  • Easy No-Yeast Cinnamon Rolls

    My Easy No-Yeast Cinnamon Rolls are thickly iced and ready to eat in under an hour! This soft and fluffy cinnamon bun recipe is no knead, no rise, and insanely delicious ~…